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Top Mechanics For Glow Plugs Replacement & Repairs in Newcastle

18 Reviews

Garage serving Newcastle, 35 years of experience

I have been in the trade for 30 years and have worked for myself for that time and built up my knowledge doing all types of repairs on all makes/models, as a business however we are not keen on injectors/fu...

26 Reviews

Garage serving Newcastle, 10 years of experience

Our mechanic has vast experience working in multiple franchised dealerships including Fiat and Renault. The past several years working in independent garages on vast makes and models.

12 Reviews

Garage serving Newcastle, 17 years of experience

Level 3 NVQ qualified. We have the capacity to carry out all types of work on your vehicle, including diagnostics, servicing, general repairs, engine repairs, clutches, turbochargers, timing belts/chains.

6 Reviews

Garage in Billingham, 41 years of experience

Are you having trouble starting your van or car? The sooner you have it inspected and repaired, the better. Bring your car to our local garage, Towngate Testing Station for a thorough check-up and servicing....

46 Reviews

Garage in Redcar, 19 years of experience

I am originally a self taught mechanic from an engineering background and I repaired cars in my own time from 2004-2007, I realised I needed to have official qualifications so I attended Middlesbrough Colleg...

115 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Skinningrove, 30 years of experience

.30 years experience in the industry carrying out repairs to most makes of vehicles to a high standard, using the experience gained & up-to-date equipment we now specialise in the diagnostics aspect of the c...

33 Reviews

Garage in Brompton, 22 years of experience

I have been in the trade for in excess of 20 years. I began by studying at college and I also gained my level 1 qualification in fast fit tyre and exhaust. I moved to work in an MOT bay as trainee and gaine...

230 Reviews

Garage in Great Yarmouth , 30 years of experience

I began my career in Chadwell Heath at a garage called High road Station which is where I completed my apprenticeship. I was with the business for around 6 years, I moved to Wallinghurst Garage in Billericay...

266 Reviews

Garage in Bulford, 22 years of experience

Mobile Mechanic with 20 years experience, all work completed to a high standard using manufacturer recognised parts. I’m in the military so split between the below locations, therefore able to complete work ...

98 Reviews

Garage in Newcastle, 12 years of experience

Main Dealerships leading on to my own workshop before I decided to take the business mobile in 2014. I enjoy what I do and I always work to a high standard to keep customers happy and returning with confidence.

46 Reviews

Garage in Newcastle, 30 years of experience

I served my time at bds motors whilst attending college I have worked for numerous garages and had my own business for 8 year before starting work in a management role for great north auto centre and I am n...

38 Reviews

Garage in Newcastle, 16 years of experience

With over 15 years of experience – from simple oil changes to complex engine repairs. One of the main benefits of using collection services for car repairs is convenience. These services offer car ow...

5 Reviews

Garage in Newcastle, 10 years of experience

We specialise in both mobile mechanical and workshop jobs. Some jobs are able to be completed/diagnosed from the comfort of your home, others we offer a pickup & drop off service to leave you hassle free whi...

35 Reviews

Garage in Newcastle, 12 years of experience

I have worked in the motor trade for over 12 years a I on time a like getting on with the job in hand

52 Reviews

Mobile mechanic in Newcastle, 25 years of experience

20yrs working in independent garages on all makes and models, 5 years working Seat and MG dealer franchise's

Frequently asked questions about glow plugs replacement & repairs in Newcastle

Read our answers to questions about glow plugs replacement costs, symptoms and more.

What does a glow plugs replacement in Newcastle involve?

  • The mechanic will pre-soak the glow plug threads with penetrating oil or similar and wait for it to take effect.
  • Mechanic will then ease the glow plugs undone and remove them one by one
  • New glow plugs will then be installed
  • Engine start up will be tested and error codes cleared down

What are the symptoms of bad glow plugs?

You may experience some of the following symptoms

  • Glow plug warning light flashing when the ignition is switched on
  • Engine management warning light (EML) lit
  • Struggling to start from cold
  • Excessive fuel consumption while the engine warms up

How long will a glow plugs replacement take in Newcastle?

On average, glow plugs replacement times can range from 1 to 2 hours with an average of just over 1 hours. The time that the job takes will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.

Is a faulty glow plug an MOT failure?

Yes, a faulty glow plug may result in an MOT failure - if the glow plug warning light on the dashboard goes off after a few seconds then it will normally pass the MOT (this is a sign the plugs have heated up correctly). If the warning light continues to flash or illuminate on the dashboard, it could result in an MOT failure as your vehicle may experience emissions issues.

How do you know if your glow plugs need changing?

Some tell-tale signs that your glow plugs may need changing include:

  • Engine misfiring
  • Rough idling
  • Decrease in fuel efficiency
  • Difficulty starting the car (especially in cold weather)
  • Dark or black-coloured exhaust smoke

Can Newcastle garages offer home collection and delivery for glow plugs replacement?

Yes, many garages in Newcastle are able to offer collection and delivery for a glow plugs replacement. With ClickMechanic collection & delivery is free if your vehicle is drivable. Once booked a mechanic will pick up the vehicle on the day and time of your choice, do the work, and return the vehicle at a time convenient to you. Simply enter your vehicle registration number and postcode to get an upfront price for a glow plugs replacement in Newcastle.

Can Newcastle mobile mechanics do glow plugs replacement at my home or office?

Yes, Newcastle mobile mechanics can do a glow plugs replacement at your home or office, provided there is a safe and sufficient space to conduct the repair or replacement. With ClickMechanic, once booked for a date and time of your choice, your booking will be offered to vetted mobile mechanics in your area.

How much does a glow plugs replacement cost in Newcastle?

The average cost of a glow plugs replacement in Newcastle varies between £110 and £135, depending on your car's make and model. See the averages for different makes below. We consolidate industry standard data with millions of data points to give you the most accurate price.

These estimates may include Glow plug.

Estimates on average repair costs, such as the above results for a glow plugs replacement, are based on ClickMechanic's quote data which combines multiple third-party sources. Actual costs may vary. We provide estimates on average repair costs for information only and accept no liability for any inaccuracies or errors. If you think an estimate is incorrect, please contact us to let us know.

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